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I tried the world's first virtual reality theme park, and it was better than anything I could've imagined
At first, The Void seemed too good to be true. I've tried countless virtual reality experiences from some of the biggest companies working in the …Virtual Reality
Switzerland is no stranger to innovation. Einstein published some of his most influential and revolutionary works at the University of Zurich; the country is home to the Large Hadron Collider, located in Geneva, and the world’s first webserver was Tim Berners-Lee’s NeXT computer at CERN, on which …Startups
As sales of satellite navigation units slowly dry up, TomTom is making the gentle transition into a fitness and wearables company. That's why the firm decided to smash up its existing range of bulky running watches in favor of a ground-up rebuild. The result is that TomTom is launching the Spark, …TomTom
Our future robot overlords seem to be taking their time in rising up and enslaving humanity, but we're seeing slow and steady progress in the …Robots
Guest blog by Ram , SP Infrastructure Marketing Manager
Service providers everywhere are trying to simplify their networks – moving services to the cloud that are easier to roll out, can be provisioned by the customer, and enable new business models.
Cisco’s virtual managed service (vMS) solution …Dallas
Since the release of Apple watch in April 2015, a considerable amount of articles have been published on the features of the watch and how it connects to the iPhone through either Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. Unlike those pieces, this article analyzes the impact of the Apple watch on the wireless …Wireless
When you're cycling up a steep incline, hunched over the handlebars and desperately willing your legs to keep going, you don't want to be messing around with your phone or a second-rate cycling computer. Bike manufacturer Canyon has teamed up with Sony to find a solution -- and the fruits of their …Google
This expert has been applying data to solve big problems since before data was cool.Big Data
Beacons have been generating buzz since 2013, when Apple first introduced iBeacon technology. And while it may have appeared for a time that this new way of connecting with customers might be slow to catch on, today it’s catching fire. This year began with BI Intelligence reporting that beacons …
Google has released a new version of its Nest thermostat, and while the changes aren't all that dramatic, it makes the smart home device a more …Google
When Arx Pax unveiled its “hoverboard”last year, we had a hunch that this was but the first demonstration of the company’s new magnetic field …Hoverboards
So the Summer of 2015 is quickly coming to a close here in New England, which means Fall is coming, and the leaves will soon begin to change color with the cooler temperatures. But according to ACC Research the Mobile Infrastructure is getting hot again, and starting to grow, which is great …Cisco Systems
The influence of the Internet is often overlooked considering its ubiquitous presence in all facets of our lives today. But we have entered a new era in the life of the Internet and it begs the question, what role will it play in the future? The Internet of Everything is paving the way in to the …Digital Citizenship
Wrist-bound wearables are so last month, which is why one company is introducing an old concept with a new twist. Launched by fitness and health …Tracking Devices
The applications of big data continue to be an ongoing transformative force across a number of industries, including telecom. RCR rounds up some of …Analytics
After decades of research and development, artificial intelligence (AI) is finally becoming a part of daily life. While we may not be fully in the …Artificial Intelligence
Travel, for both business and leisure, is more convenient and seamless than ever before, aided by a slew of digital tools accessible right from the palm of your hand.
Smartphones make tackling travel issues that were common even as recently as a few years ago — such as fumbling for a hotel key in a …Travel Technology
Cloud adoption is on the rise and bringing significant benefits, and IT architects are becoming more sophisticated in how they think about cloud, but as of early 2015 relatively few companies have mature cloud strategies and many have no cloud strategy at all, according to a worldwide survey by …Cloud Computing
As a brand, Tesla Motors is still relatively new. Its first vehicle was revealed only nine years ago. But like the cars it produces, the company …Superchargers
Flying drones are all the rage right now. The latest DJI Phantom is smoking hot. But sitting in your very own one and flying it? That’s uncharted territory…until now.
Check out this dude in the UK hovering above the earth in a contraption with “54 counter-rotation propellers and six grouped control …Drones
As the NFL tries (and constantly fails) to navigate around the growing problem of player concussions, an Ivy League school in New Hampshire has come …Robots
Google announced its plans to reorganize under the name Alphabet just three weeks ago.
Since then, it's wasted no time getting its life sciences unit graduated from under Google X and prepped to join Alphabet as a standalone company.
Today, Google Life Sciences entered a partnership with Sanofi, a …Google
Business users shift multiple times a day between computers and mobile devices, so it’s not surprising that the winning business applications have figured out how to seamlessly blend the experiences by relying on persistent underlying data living in the cloud. There was a time when I thought …
While Apple’s iPhone still enjoys wild popularity in the U.S., the same can’t be said of its larger, bulkier counterpart, the iPad. Some analysts …Cisco Systems
Sony's electronics division may be in a slump, but it doesn't plan on fading quietly into the night. To spur innovation at the company, Sony has set up in-house teams to develop special crowdfunded projects that might not otherwise see the light of day.
The latest is a smartwatch called the Wena …Sony
Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know today.
1. Apple wants to start making its own original TV shows and movies. According to a new report, the company has been meeting with Hollywood execs and even made a bid for "Top Gear" hosts Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond.
2. …Ashley Madison
Boeing's High Energy Laser Mobile Demonstrator (HEL MD) fires a beam of concentrated light that can disable anything from drones in flight to incoming mortar shells.
Lasers are already in use on military trucks and Navy ships, but Boeing premiered a new version that can fit inside a suitcase earlier …Aviation
Twizoo, the London startup that pulls restaurant recommendations from people's Tweets, is now going to let you make reservations over Twitter too.
Last time we spoke to CEO Madeline Parra Twizoo was in a pre-launch beta mode and only available in London. Since then it has launched in San Francisco …Restaurants
Cisco recently announced the Cisco Catalyst 6840-X backbone switch to address new network backbone needs, especially in space constrained deployments.
According to the Visual Networking Index, Network traffic has grown exponentially over the last several years, and this trend is expected to continue …Networking
It's going to be a little while before humanity sets foot on Mars, but in the meantime NASA has a bundle of robots exploring the planet for us. The data they're collecting is valuable, but now researchers want to give their operators greater control. Specifically, they're interested in force …NASA